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21 Beautiful Examples of Color Usage in Web Design

By / Jun 18, 2012 / Inspiration

Last week we showcased examples of Minimal Color Usage in Web Design, and today, to keep you inspired about color options and combinations we decided to gather examples of beautiful colorful websites. We will show here that you don’t need a rainbow or super bright colors to add a nice colorful touch to your page….

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30+ Fresh Icon Illustrator Tutorials

By / Jun 15, 2012 / Tutorials

As Graphic Designers, it’s important for us to learn how to create high quality icons. Whether it involves designing a basic icon or more complex images, this is a highly sought after skill. In this collection, we’ll be sharing with you the latest Adobe Illustrator Icon Tutorials from around the web, ranging from social icons…

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8 jQuery Plugins for Enhancing Typography

By / Jun 14, 2012 / Tools

Being able to improve and manipulate web typography has always been one of the biggest changes for web designers. But thanks to the ease of use and popularity of jQuery, developers are coming up with some clever ways to do just that. For this post we’ve gathered 8 useful jQuery plugins that allow you to…

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The Benefits of Collaborative Web Design

By / Jun 12, 2012 / Tips

Networking online has become easier and more beneficial with so much open communication. Internet users love to share ideas which you can find all throughout blogs and web forums. But aside from hanging out and having fun online there is real business to be done.

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21 Breathtaking Examples of Minimal Color Usage in Web Design

By / Jun 11, 2012 / Inspiration

Choosing the proper colors for a website is certainly a very important step of the creative process. So deciding to go with hardly any color at all can be a bold move, but if done correctly, it can pay off. For this post we’ve collected 21 Breathtaking Examples of Minimal Color Usage in Web Design….

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7 Skills you’ll Need to Run a Successful Web Design Business

By / Jun 7, 2012 / Tips

Launching your own web design business might seem a daunting task, especially in the current economic climate. After all, you will be competing against well-established companies with impressive portfolios and solid experience. But don’t let this stop you. You can do this. I set up a web design business that has been trading successfully 6…

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15 High Quality PSD’s that You’ll Actually Use

By / Jun 6, 2012 / Freebies

It now seems that every designer under the sun is offering free PSD’s to help entice new business and increase traffic to their websites. I’ll hold my hands up high as i’m one of these people. But out of all these free PSD’s how many of them do we actually find useful?

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9 Extremely Stylish Free Fonts

By / Jun 5, 2012 / Freebies

There are a lot of beautiful and stylish fonts out there, and one of the things we take very seriously here at WDL is helping you find them. Since we know how important it is to have a library full of handy goodies, for this post we’ve gathered 9 very stylish free fonts for you…

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21 Inspiring Examples of Icons in Web Design

By / Jun 4, 2012 / Inspiration

Icons are a really important element of an attractive and effective website. It doesn’t matter if you use an icon from a free pack or if you design your own, if you use them properly it makes all the difference. Today we gathered a few examples of inspiring icon usage to keep your ideas floating….

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12 Free Textures from Flickr

By / May 31, 2012 / Freebies

Here at WDL we love to browse sites like Dribbble, Flickr, Behance and other inspiring sites that besides beautiful artworks offer some amazing free stuff. Today we gathered some free textures we found on Flickr. You’ll see that Flickr is not only a great photo sharing site, but also an excellent place to browse for…